BATELEUR

(Terathopius ecaudatus)

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Roberts VI / VII 146 / 364
Clements 2000 30.0650
Howard & Moore 2 (CBOS 5) 30-62
A largish bird (55 cm to 70 cm) found in most of Africa south of the Sahara, Arabia and Iraq. In southern Africa it is a common resident in the northern parts of the region, generally found in game reserves. It has a very short tail and is called a Stompstertarend (Short-tailed Eagle) in Afrikaans. It eats mammals, birds, reptiles and fish.

List of Stamps showing Bateleur

 Country

SG

Michel

Year

Value

Angola 460 0341 1951 15c
Angola 1112 1059 1996 1500kz
Angola 1689   2003 25kz
Botswana 778 0555 1993 50t
Cambodia 1938   1999 500r
Central  African Republic   1983 1997 350f
Central  African Republic     1999 500f
Central  African Republic     2000 440f
Eritrea 0421  0184 1998 3n
Ethiopia 0536  0427 1962 30c
Gambia 0875  0860 1989 D12
Gambia 1507  1562 1993 D15
Gambia 2380   1996 D1
Gambia 3762 mb   2000 D25
Ghana 1452 1410  1990 c40
Ghana 1592  1556 1991 c80
Grenadines of St Vincent     2001 $1.10
Guinea 0353  0153 1962 2f
Guinea 0358  0158 1962 40f
Guinea 0363  0163 1962 500f
Italian East Africa 0025 0025 1938 1li
Italian East Africa 0029 0029 1938 5li
Lesotho 1065  0946 1992 30s
Lesotho 1864   2001 M1.50
Liberia 2001 $10
Liberia 2001 $7.50
Malawi 0320 0102 1968 5s
Malawi 1018 mc   2003 K50
Maldives 2781   1997 Rf 8
Mali 0011 0004 1960 200f
Mali 0018 0015 1960 200f
Namibia 1065   2007 Std
Namibia     2009 PC Rate
Rhodesia 0449 0098 1970 25c
Rwanda 0840 0900 1977 100f
Senegal 0381 0383 1968 500f
Sierra Leone 1499 1486 1990 Le25
Sierra Leone 3122   1999 Le600
Somalia 0437 0085 1966 35c
Somalia   0464 1993 1500s
South Africa 0363 0462 1974 R1
South Africa 0820 0907 1993 R10
South Africa 1026 1113 1998 R10
South Africa 1071 1146 1998 Std
St Vincent 481   2001 $1.10
Tanzania 0623 0525 1989 20s
Tanzania 0804a   1990 20s
Tanzania 0808 0739 1990 20s
Tanzania O 74   1990 20s
Tanzania 1847 1854 1994 40s
Tanzania   2171 1995 100s
Tanzania   2998 1998 370s
Togo     2000 290f
Uganda 0380 0335 1982 50s
Uganda 0719 0681 1989 30s
Venda 0193 0193 1989 40c
Yemen Arab Republic 0327 0410 1965 20b
Yemen Arab Republic D 374 P 23 1966 20b
Zimbabwe 0649 0299 1984 13c
Zimbabwe 1021a   2003 Std